Jean Cuvelier Sheet Music

  • Born
    fl. 1372
  • Died
  • Birthplace

Jean Cuvelier was a French composer and poet. He came from Tournai and was 'diseur' to the king of France in 1372. In 1387 he completed his great epic poem, the Chronique de Bertrand de Guesclin. His three balladesin the Chantilly MS are rhythmically extremely complex; two of them also use canon. In his ballade on Gaston Fébus the Prince's heraldic device appears as Noëma in the refrain.

Title Form Instrument
Se Galaas Ballade Solo voice(s)
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Instruments Solo voice(s)
Forms Ballade